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GLOBAL DESIGN SHOWCASE: Tuesday, October 7  
10:00 to 2:00  Niles Gallery  (Lucille Little Fine Arts Library) - Free food!

In partnership with various academic departments, UK Education Abroad has developed a unique portfolio of programs that enable students to further their studies in some of the world's best centers for design.  The Global Design collaboration is made possible in part by the following University of Kentucky departments:

Hanfu Fashion, Dance and Ancient Music Show

HanFu Costumes through the Chinese Dynasties
A Celebration of Confucius Institute Day

7:30pm Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014
Singletary Center, Recital Hall

Hanfu, the traditional clothing of the Han Chinese ethnic group, has an immense history , spanning 4000 years - from the legendary Yellow Emperor all the way to the end of the Ming Dynasty. The Confucius Institute at UK, together with Mu Dan Hong proudly shares with the Bluegrass community the fashion, technology and elegance of this ancient Chinese apparel.

EA Scholarship Workshop

On Tuesday, September 23 from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. UK Education Abroad will host its Scholarship Workshop in the Hub of William T. Young Library. 

"Democracy Around the World" with Amaney Jamal

Amaney Jamal will be speaking about democracy around the world on November 7, 2014 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. in the William T. Young UKAA Auditorium.“democracy-around-world”-amaney-jamal-co...

Islamist Thought and the Egyptian Revolution

Mohammad Fadel, associate professor of Islamic law at the University of Toronto, is speaking on November 6, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. in the William T. Young Library Auditorium.“islamist-thought-and-egypt...

"Containing Culture: Art of the Middle East" exhibit opening

A Middle Eastern art exhibit is opening at the UK Art Museum on October 29, 2014 at 5 p.m.

Pilgrimage in a Tourist Age: The Case of Birthright Israel

Shaul Kelner will be speaking on October 27, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. in Student Center Room 249.

Messy Little Wars: U.S. Approaches to Iraq since 1990

Peter Hahn will be speaking at this event on October 20, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. in Student Center Room 249.“-united-states-and-iraq-1990”

Crossroads and Caravans: Ceramics in the Islamic World

Andrew Maske, D. Phil and associate professor of art history, will be the guest at this event on October 10, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in the UK Art Museum Galleries.“crossroads-and-caravans-cera...


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